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CONTENTS.

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PBIFACE   .....     ....              .........    i

MON-KHMER FAMILY.
Mssr-KHMfiB FAMILY ...........                          «...    1

KSASSI—

General Introduction      .....       ......                                                 4

Dialects     ....                ........      .      ...        16,

Vocabulary     ......      .       .......      ,      .      ,    5

Authorities ......      .                ,       .......      r        g

Skeleton Khassi Grammar ,                .............   il

Specimens of Standard Kh&ssi      ,                         ..........        12

Lyag-agam   ..................    17

Specimens .»,..«      ...........        20

Synteng or Pnar   ................      .24

Specimens ....      .............        26

Wat    .....      ........      .      .....    30

Sptcimens ......                ......      ....        33

Standard List of Words and Sentences in Khassi. and other jMon-KInner Languages                   .      .      „      .    38

SIAMESE-CHINESE FAMILY.

SUMESE-CHOTSE FAMILY      ....      ...........       58

Tai group     .............                «...   59

General Introduction             ,      .      .      f      ..........        ti.

TheShfin       .............                 ...   60

The Atom .........                 ...                 .                         61

TheKhamtl   .....      „      ...........   63

ThePhakial      ...........                 ....        64,

The Nora                ............                .      .      .   »5.

TheTairong      .......      ........                 *&.

The Alton      ......      «      .....                 ....   65

Northern and Southern Tai Languages                              «      .....       ,      .      .        *6

The Tone System    ........      ........    67

Couplets and Compounds     ......      ........        70

Inflexion        ,.„.,,                 .«.«..                 .      .       .   73

Conjugation                                    .      •      ..........        74

Voice     ......      .........      «      .   »2

Mood and Tense   ..........      .,...«&.

Order of Words      ................   75

Authorities        .........      «..,...        76

Mutual Eelatiouship of the Tai Languages oŁ Assam    ..........   78

Ahom      ..«..,»,',.....                 -                         81

Alphabet        .......       ,       .........    ib.

Relationship of Ahom to KhUmtl aud Shan     *      ..........        88

Tones    ...................    89

Articles     ........      .      ........        90

..      ^       .............       93
*       .      *      ............      .      .   94
Veto .....                ...      ........                 96
Adverbs        ......                 .......... 100
Prepositions and Postpositions       ....... '    «                                                   *&.
Conjunctions   .........      ».*,,.... 101
Interjections       .............                         *       *&
Order of Words      ......      ,».«,.»...   16.
Specimens .................     106
Yocahulary               ......                 ......... 120